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Definition of "sweeps" []

  • Plural form of sweep. (noun)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of sweep. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sweeps" in a sentence
  • "We are not releasing guys like Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, but rather people grabbed in sweeps and turned over for bounties."
  • "It sweeps from the Holy Land to Wales through a gritty, sweaty, world that feels so very real but also so very alien."
  • "In southern France, police arrested 12 suspects in sweeps against suspected Islamic militant networks, including three men linked to a network recruiting fighters for Afghanistan, officials said."